Deb B. | Aberdeen

By on February 4, 2014, in My Style Profiles, Soft Surroundings

debbArgue your limitations, and they are yours!

What three words best describe your style?

Bohemian, Granny, Rockstar

My idea of a perfect day is. . . ?

Any project where I can lose myself and breathe sweet fresh outside air – even if it is working on a watercolor in my dining room with the window open.

Who has most inspired your fashion sense?

The strong women of the 60’s.

What one fashion rule do you always abide by?

Be comfortable, be you.

The biggest fashion faux pas (mistake) I ever made was. . .

Wearing a bathing suit my Mom made for me in the 7th grade. The floating devices rose to the surface when I was demonstrating side stroke.

What article of clothing is at the top of your shopping list?

Toppers (jackets, sweaters, tunics). Items that look great, feel great and cover my less than ideal figure.

Describe what’s in your travel beauty bag.

Makeup, good soap and shampoo, air-curler, orange ginger moisturizer, nail file.

The best beauty advice I ever received was. . .

It takes a lot of effort to look natural.

Name your signature scent.


How do you unwind?

Read, paint, garden, talk to my dog, sip tea, work on a community project. Nowadays there are lots of reasons to unwind – life is challenging.

Where is your favorite place to travel?

Small town USA!

Do you have a passion project or hobby?

Community events

Describe the most memorable gift you’ve ever received.


How has your style evolved over the years?

I think I was born with my style. But I do enjoy playing with colors and trends that come and go – a bit.

One item I never leave the house without. . .

A Mary Poppins bag

Quote to live by?

“Argue your limitations, and they are yours!” Richard Bach

What is your favorite Soft Surroundings product?Clothing for Women

The clothing. Finally, current, classy wardrobe selections that work for women beyond their trendy years.